Category: Elizabeth Elting

Key Takeaways from the Selling of Global Translation Company TransPerfect

Philip Shawe, Elizabeth Elting, and the Ongoing Fight Over TransPerfect TransPerfect, a global translation company, started out as the combined dream of two college sweethearts: Phillip Shawe and Elizabeth Elting. Ever since a feud landed the company in the Delaware Chancery Court in 2014, Chancellor Andre Bouchard and custodian Robert Pincus have meddled in the…

TransPerfect Lands Victory In Court Battle Against Skadden Arps Over Fee Transparency

In 2019, Chancellor Andre Bouchard of the Delaware Chancery Court said he was “sympathetic to some of the concerns [TransPerfect] has raised,” subsequently ordering Custodian Robert Pincus and Skadden Arps to provide itemized billing details in support of the many non-itemized fees charged back to Phil Shawe and TransPerfect. At the time of the ruling,…

Readers react to the TransPerfect Case

Dear Friends,   Thank you for your support and feedback on my investigative journalism with the TransPerfect case. We shed light where it needed to be brightest and in doing so we wanted to be sure other successful companies don’t get dragged through the potential government takeover that TransPerfect experienced over the past three years….